UPDATE: State police say all lanes are now open. A total of six people are suffering from minor to severe injuries.

WHISKEY BAY, La (BRPROUD) – Louisiana State Police are responding to two serious injury crashes at Whiskey Bay in Iberville Parish.

Troopers say that due to the severity of the crashes, the eastbound and westbound lanes are closed at milepost 126 but are working on detour routes. Troopers ask that motorists avoid the area if possible and expect delays. Visit the LaDOTD website for traffic updates and alternate routes.

Photo courtesy of Louisiana State Police Facebook page.